Canadian quarterback Brandon Bridge and CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie are set to meet in the off-season to discuss national quarterbacks with regards to the ratio.
Bridge and Ambrosie had a discussion about non-import quarterbacks and the ratio at the Riders Plaza of Honour event in late September. Bridge followed up with the commish via Twitter on Wednesday.
— Brandon Bridge (@Air_Canada_7) October 18, 2017
According to Bridge, Ambrosie got back to him and the two will be meeting in the off-season to discuss the situation.
— Brandon Bridge (@Air_Canada_7) October 19, 2017
Ambrosie has been very active in his first season as commissioner.
The CFL’s new boss has acted quickly on issues such as replay and limiting challenges and admittedly done a lot of listening to people heavily involved and passionate about the league around the country. Ambrosie has visited every CFL stadium, putting the mileage in to prove he wants to grow the three-down game nationwide.
Canadian quarterbacks and the ratio has become a hot-button topic with signal callers like Bridge and Calgary’s Andrew Buckley emerging as players with great potential and long-term careers in the CFL. Currently, pivots born in our home and native land are not seen as nationals on game day rosters. The emergence of Bridge and Buckley as Canuck pivots has caused reason for a longer discussion and examination surrounding their possible involvement in a team’s Canadian equation.